Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 MACRO O.I.S. Lens Announced, Priced $997.99, Available for Pre-Order

Panasonic has just officially announced the new Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S lens for L-mount bodies. Of its 17 elements, it sports one ultra extra-low dispersion, one ultra-high refractive index and two extra-low dispersion lenses. Its focus group is driven by a linear motor. The lens has a minimum focal length of 0.54m at its wide end and a max magnification of 0.5x at 300mm. This new lens costs $997.99 at Amazon /Adorama  and $1,249 at B&H. It will start shipping from April 18, 2021.


Below are the detailed specifications of  Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 Macro O.I.S lens:

Principal specifications
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 70–300 mm
Image stabilization Yes
CIPA Image stabilization rating 5.5 stop(s)
Lens mount L-Mount
Aperture
Maximum aperture F4.5–5.6
Minimum aperture F22
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 11
Optics
Elements 17
Groups 11
Special elements / coatings 1 UED + 1 UHR + 2 ED elements
Focus
Minimum focus 0.54 m (21.26)
Maximum magnification 0.5×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Linear Motor
Full time manual Yes
Focus method Internal
Distance scale No
DoF scale No
Focus distance limiter Yes
Physical
Weight 790 g (1.74 lb)
Diameter 84 mm (3.31)
Length 148 mm (5.83)
Materials Magnesium alloy
Sealing Yes
Colour Black
Zoom method Rotary (extending)
Zoom lock Yes
Filter thread 77 mm
Hood supplied Yes

Read more Panasonic Lens Rumors

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.